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Link to Work of the Week: Borrowed Power by Joane Cardinal-Schubert

Work of the Week: Borrowed Power by Joane Cardinal-Schubert

Date: Jan 27, 2023

Check out the David Garneau exhibition opening Feb 3 at the Nickle Galleries featuring this artwork by Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert.
Link to AFA Grant Writing Workshop with the Writers' Guild of Alberta

AFA Grant Writing Workshop with the Writers' Guild of Alberta

Date: Jan 25, 2023

Another great opportunity to participate in a free grant writing workshop. Presented in partnership with the Writers' Guild of Alberta.

Deadline: Feb 7, 2023 - 12:00 pm

Link to The legacy of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert - Part 1

The legacy of Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert - Part 1

Date: Jan 20, 2023

We look back at the tremendous impact Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert has had on the AFA Art Collection, starting with the Narrative Quest exhibition.
Link to Alberta Foundation for the Arts Grant Writing Session

Alberta Foundation for the Arts Grant Writing Session

Date: Jan 13, 2023

Have you ever wondered if there is a grant out there to help with your art project?

Deadline: Feb 8, 2023 - 7:00 pm

Link to A holiday message from AFA Chair, Mary Rozsa de Coquet

A holiday message from AFA Chair, Mary Rozsa de Coquet

Date: Dec 23, 2022

A holiday message from AFA Chair, Mary Rozsa de Coquet. Featured artwork is Jack Pine by Walter Phillips, from the AFA Art Collection.
Link to Explore the 2021-22 AFA Annual Report

Explore the 2021-22 AFA Annual Report

Date: Dec 21, 2022

AFA's highlights and accomplishments during the last fiscal year, including a summary of grants awarded.
Link to Update to AFA Music grants

Update to AFA Music grants

Date: Dec 21, 2022

AFA music grant applicants must now upload music samples directly into their GATE Front Office online applications.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2023 - 11:45 pm

Link to The art of giving

The art of giving

Date: Dec 14, 2022

Acquisition by donation has been a foundational building block to establishing the AFA Art Collection. Here are just a few notable examples.
Link to Artist profile - Barb Mah

Artist profile - Barb Mah

Date: Dec 2, 2022

Barb Mah is an Edmonton-based director, teacher, choreographer, costume designer and actor. Our long-time arts consultant is retiring from the AFA.
Link to It's about time...

It's about time...

Date: Nov 21, 2022

Learn more about the iconic mural commissioned from Sandra Bromley that defines the AFA's offices in downtown Edmonton.

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